Wednesday July 29th, 2015
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Ooni of Ife, Oba Sijuade is dead

Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuade

  /   in News, Trending 12:34 am

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuade Olubose II, is dead. He was 85 years old. The foremost Oba died in London at about Read More →

Okorocha’s symbolic handshake with Obama


  /   in Trending, Viewpoint 6:02 am

A picture they say speaks a thousand word, because of its ability to quickly convey so much meaning with so little, if any, e Read More →

For now, no government has got one naira under bailout arrangement – Oshiomhole


  /   in News, Trending 1:24 pm

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State says contrary to insinuations in many quarters, no state has got a kobo from the Feder Read More →

Gowon: Nigeria is better off with Igbos

(FILES)- A March 2, 2012 file photo shows an Ohafia cultural troupe entertaining bystanders during the burial of Nigeria's secessionist leader Odumegwu Ojukwu at his native Nnewi country home, in Anambra State eastern Nigeria. Odumegwu Ojukwu, who championed the campaign for an independent Republic of Biafra in eastern Nigeria in the 1960s culminating in a 30-month civil war which left more than a million dead was buried at his Nnewi family home in Anambra State. Its name is synonomous with the declaration of independence and updates on the brutal conflict that followed, but nearly 50 years after Nigeria's civil war, Radio Biafra is again making headlines. AFP PHOTO

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Nigeria’s wartime leader, Gen Yakubu Gowon, says “Nigeria is better off with Igbos.” He spoke while delivering an orati Read More →

NYSC bars pregnant women, nursing mothers, PG students from service


  /   in News, Trending 9:28 pm

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has barred pregnant women, nursing mothers and students engaged in postgraduate studi Read More →

Tompolo, MEND leaders regroup Saturday in Bayelsa


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WARRI- LEADER of the defunct Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger-Delta, MEND and High Chief Government Ekpemupolo, aka Read More →

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Femi Branch, Lilian Bach, Shan George storm Calabar


  /   in Entertainment, News 9:26 pm

Charismatic Nollywood actor Femi Branch is currently on location in Calabar shooting a movie titled One Good Man. The movie i Read More →

Kollington Ayinla, Salawa Abeni back in each other’s arms

kollington & Abeni

  /   in Entertainment, News

For those in tune with Fuji music in the 1980s, the names, Sir Kollinton Ayinla and Queen Salawa Abeni would be remembered as Read More →

Hacker shuts down ‘New York Magazine’ over alleged Bill Cosby cover story


  /   in Entertainment, News 4:14 pm

“I went to new York 2 months ago. It was really bad. Someone pranked me. Everyone started laughing and shit. The first 10 h Read More →

I’m getting married soon-Tonto Dikeh


  /   in Entertainment, News

Unless hackers are at it again, Nollywood controversial actress and singer, signed to DB Records, has let the cat out of the Read More →

Bobby Kristina’s Brown dead at 22 after months in coma

  /   in Entertainment, News

On Sunday, July 26, Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of Bobby Brown and the late Whitney Houston, tragically passed away at the age of 22. Her death came almost six months after she was found — in circumstances eerily similar to her mother's death — unconscious in her bathtub on Saturday, Jan. 31, by her longtime partner Nick Gordon. Read More →

Breaking news: Big Brother Africa 2015 cancelled

File photo: Karen Igho after she won the show in 2011.

  /   in Entertainment, News 3:07 pm

This is not good news for African viewers as the biggest reality TV show in Africa, Big Brother Africa (BBA) may not take pla Read More →

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Obasanjo very cunning, Tinubu very clever – Alamieyeseigha

Diepreiye Alamieyeisegha

  /   in Politics 8:23 am

Former Governor Diepreye Alamieyeseigha, who is the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Elders Committee in his nat Read More →

How God, US made me — Buhari

Obama and Buhari

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Shortly after the August 1983 military coup that brought a 40-year-old Muhammadu Buhari to power, he received a phone call fr Read More →

Buhari needs to partner town unions to address devt issues in South East zone – Chief Diwe

President Muhammadu Buhari chairs the meeting of the Peace and Security Council at the 25th AU Summit in Johannesburg on Saturday

  /   in News, Politics

I don’t know why people harp on irrelevancies. Buhari made an innocent, realistic observation about his natural limitations Read More →

Anambra PDP: A New beginning


  /   in Politics 12:08 am

Major stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Anambra State put aside their historical differences last Saturda Read More →

How Tinubu lured five govs out of PDP — Tony Momoh


  /   in Politics 6:14 am

Former Minister of Information, Prince Tony Momoh in this interview speaks among others on the import of President Mohammadu Read More →

My phones no longer ring by Reuben Abati


  /   in News, Politics 7:54 am

As spokesman to President Goodluck Jonathan, my phones rang endlessly and became more than personal navigators within the soc Read More →

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Prince Ali says “Platini is not good for FIFA”

'BRAZUCA' : World Cup models display replica of the 2014 World Cup ball named Brazuca.

  /   in News, Sports 2:20 pm

"Platini is not good for FIFA. Football’s fans and players deserve better," he said in a statement. "FIFA is engulfed in sc Read More →

Prepare for Enyeama’s exit, Rufai tells Oliseh

Vincent Enyeama

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Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Peter Rufai has told newly appointed coach, Sunday Oliseh to have a standby goal tender that Read More →

NFF unfair to Keshi – Okpalla


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Former Super Eagles Assistant Coach, Sylvanus Okpalla has picked holes in the manner his former boss, Stephen Keshi was sacke Read More →

GOtv Boxing Night: Fijabi wins N1m

Isaac Ekpo (L) Super Middle Weight Boxing Champion with his Coach, Seidu Kalifa, in training  at the National Stadium In Lagos recently.

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Olaide “Fijaborn” Fijabi, the star Lightwelterweight boxer, won the biggest ever pay-out in the history of Nigerian boxin Read More →

Akande out of Dream Team, Congo clash

An action at a football league.  Chukwu proffers solution for better management as Okpala blasts NPL for laxity

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Shooting Stars goalkeeper Abiodun Akande has been ruled out of Nigeria’s second leg CAF U-23 Championship qualifier against Read More →

Pillars announce new coach tomorrow

Kano Pillars

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Champions Kano Pillars are expected to name a new coach tomorrow. Read More →



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